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1 killed, another injured in Mayfair mosque shooting

A 40-year-old man has been shot dead outside the Mayfair Jummah Masjid in Johannesburg on Tuesday night. Gauteng police spokesperson ...


South African Leader Calls for Lifting of Zimbabwe Sanctions

GENEVA South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is calling for sanctions on Zimbabwe to be lifted, saying this action would help ...


Zimbabwe troops assaulting people in capital

Witnesses say Zimbabwean soldiers are still roaming the streets of the capital and assaulting people, even after the president denounced ...


Ramaphosa says lift Zimbabwe sanctions

The Latest on Zimbabwe's deadly unrest (all times local): 16:10 South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says his country favours the ...


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Taliban launches assault on Afghan military base after day-long attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents launched a series of attacks across Afghanistan over the weekend, killing more than 50 people ...

U.S. airstrikes kill dozens of Al Shabaab militants in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An extremist attack at a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi last week was claimed by the ...

Global inequality soars: Shocking gap between rich and poor revealed

  LONDON, U.K. - The shocking gap between the rich and poor across the world was revealed in a new ...

U.S. president and vice president pay tribute to Martin Luther King

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump made an unscheduled visit to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington on Monday, ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

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WhatsApp messenger limits forwards in a bid to crackdown on rumors

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Facebook owned popular messaging service, WhatsApp has revealed plans to fight misinformation and rumors through its ...

Philippine financial service firm, Cebuana Lhuillier flags data breach

MANILA, Philippines - Philippines' largest non-bank financial service provider, Cebuana Lhuillier has revealed details of a massive data breach, which ...

Championing a cause in marketing can cause side effects

Gillette has launched a new marketing campaign, “The Best Men Can Be,” with an ad that has gone viral. The ...

NFL announces international schedule for 2019

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The National Football League has announced the matchups for its five 2019 international regular-season ...

Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...

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U.S. airstrikes kill dozens of Al Shabaab militants in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An extremist attack at a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi last week was claimed by the ...


10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...


South African Leader Calls for Lifting of Zimbabwe Sanctions

GENEVA South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is calling for sanctions on Zimbabwe to be lifted, saying this action would help ...


Italy's Salvini Lashes Out at Macron as 'Terrible President'

MILAN Italy's interior minister on Tuesday called the French leader Emmanuel Macron 'a terrible president,' in comments that were sure ...


Giant in SA health, who fought against quackery, dies at 63

South Africa has lost a prominent doctor, activist and scientist, who campaigned against quackery and for better health regulations. Professor ...


Zimbabwe troops assaulting people in capital

Witnesses say Zimbabwean soldiers are still roaming the streets of the capital and assaulting people, even after the president denounced ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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